Always wanted to own a bicycle trailer but never had the money to buy one? Here are some ideas to get you started on building one yourself. If you have succeeded, let us know!
The first time I thought about a post about self-made trailers when I came across this beauty on the WNBR in June. It's simply a lowered shopping cart with a welded on frame that connects it to the wheels and the bicycle. Smart idea!
If would like to build your own cargo trailer, I recommend to have a look at:
How to Build a Bicycle Cargo Trailer 1 (on wikihow.com, including many pictures)
How to Build a Bicycle Cargo Trailer 2 (on ehow.com)
Bicycle Trailer (from a plastic box)
Build a Bicycle Trailer (more of a text instruction)
Building a bicycle trailer (lot of links to DIY trailers, and load carrying alternatives)
Bamboo Bicycle Trailer (free plans)
There are many ways to build a bicycle trailer. Find your own style!